R&D Senior Scientist - Statistics

  • Company: PepsiCo
  • Posted: February 08, 2017
  • Reference ID: 112531BR
Provide technical support, experimental designs, predictive modeling, training and data analysis in the area of statistical science for Global R&D.

Provide Technical support

Key Responsibilities:
  • Primary accountable for supporting R&D associates based in Plano
  • Influence the use of statistical tools across the organization to drive more efficient use of data and better decision making.
  • Leverage internal and external resources to identify, implement, and sustain new ways to analyze and interpret data to better enable the organization to deliver against required business results.
  • Drive increased level of R&D self-sufficiency in the area of data analysis and interpretation.
  • Support Lean Six Sigma training and coaching


  • MS or Ph.D. (preferred) in statistics or a closely related field.
  • Work Experience:
  • 3-5 years experience with a CPG company (MS)

Skills & Capabilities:
  • Minimum with Master's degree in Statistics. Ph.D. is a plus.
  • More than 3 years of applying statistical concepts or experience in an R&D or academic environment.
  • Certification in Lean Six Sigma Black or Green Belt preferred
  • Solid and demonstrable experience in quantitative and statistical analysis with a clear understanding of statistical and quantitative methods.
  • Working knowledge in R programming, JMP, Minitab and MS Office applications.
  • Working knowledge of and application of statistics throughout the product and process development process
  • Preferred- Demonstrated track record of publication in scientific journals and presentations at scientific conferences.

Relocation Eligible

Eligible for Standard Relocation

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